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The "Clyde" Pushing a Tow

Date: 1899
Description: The "Clyde" after being converted to a sternwheel rafter, pushing a tow with a locomotive on board.
Photograph

Steamboat "Golden Era"

Date: 1863
Description: Elevated view of the steamboat "Golden Era," which did service during the Civil War, docked near buildings. It was sold to Michael Purcell of New Orleans i...
Drawing

Gunboat on Ohio River

Date: March 13 1862
Description: View down railroad tracks of the gunboat "Cinncinati" guarding Union approaches to Cairo on the Ohio River.
Drawing

Fort Cairo

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Description: Drawing of a section of a completed part of Fort Cairo facing the confluen [sic] of the Mississippi and Ohio rivers.
Drawing

Repair Boat — Gunboat Cincinnatti [sic] and Lexington

Date: 1863
Description: Four boats shown. One is a repair boat and the other two the gunboats "Cincinnatti" [sic] and "Lexington." There is a steamboat marked "Marie Denin"...
Drawing

Gunboat "Essex"

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Description: The "Essex" (New Era) transformed into a gunboat, at anchor. Next to it is a smaller boat.
Photograph

Unloading a Coal Barge

Date: June 11 1894
Description: Several men unload coal from barges with shovels. A row of buildings is in the background.
Photograph

Boats Along the Shore

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Description: View of several boats docked along the shore. Writing on the boat on the far left reads: "Rees Lee." One of the boats on the right side of the photograph b...
Photograph

Curtiss Biplane Over Harbor

Date: July 04 1911
Description: View of a Curtiss biplane flying over the harbor. The steamship "Three States" can be seen in the center of the photograph, and several similar ships can b...
Photograph

Steamship "Fred Herold"

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Description: View of the steamship "Fred Herold" in the Mississippi River near Cairo. "Fred Herold" can be read on the ship, and the writing: "Lee Line St. Louis & Memp...

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